Pedestrian killed in Jackson Avenue crash - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Pedestrian killed in Jackson Avenue crash

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A pedestrian was hit and killed by a car Thursday evening around 11 o'clock on Jackson Avenue near Ronnie Avenue. 

Drivers who passed the accident described it as gruesome. 

A woman's lifeless body was in the street after she was hit by a white Cadillac. The front passenger windshield of the Cadillac was shattered. 

The victim has been identified as 29-year-old Erika Hay.

Two vehicles were involved. The driver of the Cadillac remained on the scene. The driver of the second vehicle, a silver Pontiac Grand Prix, left the scene.

The accident shut down several lanes of traffic as emergency responders and investigators worked to gather information. 

All lanes were back open Friday morning. 

The driver's identity has not be released. The driver of the Cadillac was not issued a citation. No arrests have been made at this time.

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